Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FZUS72 KCHS 200004
MWSCHS

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
804 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

AMZ350-370-200130-
/O.CON.KCHS.MA.W.0014.000000T0000Z-150420T0130Z/
804 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20
NM...
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO EDISTO BEACH SC EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 40 NM...

AT 804 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...DANGEROUS WINDS IN
EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
FROM NEAR Y-73 REEF TO 15 NM SOUTH OF DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...MOVING
EAST AT 50 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CAPERS MID SHELF...DOUG MELLICHAMP REEF...Y-73 REEF AND COMANCHE
REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3246 7898 3231 7928 3219 7944 3223 7957
      3270 7947 3271 7871
TIME...MOT...LOC 0004Z 285DEG 50KT 3261 7929 3221 7942

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